What does ‘jump’ mean?

The word ‘jump’ can mean many different things. As a verb, the meaning is to push oneself into the air.

For example:

  • The cat jumped off the wall. (push oneself into the air)

Jump is a regular verb. The past tense and past participle is jumped.

phrasal verbs with jump

Phrasal verbs with ‘jump’ include:

  • Jump at (eagerly accept)
  • Jump in (enter)
  • Jump off (leap off a surface)
  • Jump on (attack)
  • Jump over (leap across)
phrasal verbs with jump

Let’s learn the meaning of the phrasal verbs that contain the verb ‘jump’ in more detail and see some examples in use.

phrasal verbs with jump - jump at
phrasal verbs with jump - jump in
phrasal verbs with jump - jump off
phrasal verbs with jump - jump on
phrasal verbs with jump - jump over

You can download a table of phrasal verbs with jump below.

idioms with verbs – JUMP

Did you know that many idiomatic expressions (idioms) in English also contain a lot of verbs? Just like phrasal verbs, idioms are a major part of the English language (slang in particular). They are used constantly amongst native English speakers and are handy to know and understand.

Now you’ve learnt all the phrasal verbs with jump, how about learning the idioms with jump too?